Apology

BCRC – Walt Havenstein Q&A: Questions 4 & 6 – On Right To Work and on an apology for his slur against the TEA Party

by Skip July 13, 2014

And the last couple of questions made to Walt Havenstein at this past Wednesday’s Belknap County Republican Committee meeting.  Also, and in keeping with the GraniteGrok policy of always putting up everything (which has been done, chopped only for the time for each topic), the complete time is after the jump (with some breaks ONLY […]

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TEA Party member asks for apology for Walt Havenstein’s teabagger remark, Havenstein refuses

by Skip July 10, 2014

Update: this will be topmost for a while – newer posts after this one Nice.  As Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit says – punch back twice as hard.  Here is the video: Here is the background:  I am a co-founding member of the NH TEA Party Coalition and I believe in the TEA Party’s three (and […]

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So, is Havernstein’ campaign Press flack outright deflection?

by Skip July 4, 2014

From the video: …I have been asked why I would, at the age of 60, retire from BAE systems, a magnificent extraordinary company and come to SAIC.  Raise your hands again?  That’s the reason. That’s the reason. and there is a difference between being in an extraordinary company and a company of extraordinary people.  We’ll talk […]

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Row, Row, Row your boa….ah, fugetaboutit – just beach that tax

by Skip December 12, 2013

Yup, Mea Culpa time at the ‘Grok.  Based on an email and a look-see at the Eagle-Tribune, we wrote some posts about a tax on kayaks & canoes that was being proposed by NH State Senator Bob Odell.  Well, I got a call from Tom Cronin, the Communications Director at the NH State Senate, letting […]

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Apologies, apologies – both show the rot in our culture…and both involve Obama

by Skip April 5, 2013

Obama Apologizes to California AG for Complimenting Her Appearance “President Obama has apologized to California attorney general Kamala Harris for calling her the nation’s “best looking” attorney general at a California fundraiser yesterday, according to White House press secretary Jay Carney. “He called her to apologize for the distraction created by his comments,” said Carney. […]

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A correction on the Republican vote on HB617 (the gas tax hike)

by Skip February 27, 2013

I was just sent this by a loyal reader (emphasis mine): Skip, you had a fact wrong in your blog about Jennifer and the stupid committee vote. You included the minority leader. Chandler did not vote; he had to be elsewhere. Two days earlier he had signed in opposition to the bill. Your larger point […]

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An apology and a retraction

by Skip April 10, 2012

Our official motto is “Spank’em when they’re wrong and Thank’em when they’re right”.  That can be applied to ourselves as well (as well as it should).  We try to get all of our facts rights.  With GraniteGrok closing in on 10,300 posts, we pretty much get it right almost all of the time. Almost. This […]

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A Personal Apology To President Karzai

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2012

Worth every second. Courtesy of Hot Air

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